- Alison L Downs – (Download)
Written by Alison:
- Cool Careers without College: For People Who Love Fashion
- Great Careers in the Sports Industry: Dream Jobs in Sports Retail (pub date 1/15/2018)
- Profile on Jason Crandall. Published by The Day Newspaper.
- “The Return of Luxury” published by Aspire Magazine (page 28)
- “Five Career Tips for New Grads,” featured on TheLadders.com.
- “Screw Perfection in the Kitchen! (4 Easy Recipes)” published by ThreeLittleSparrows on 9/10/15.
- “Contouring for Beginners” published by ThreeLittleSparrows on 10/12/15.
- “The Emotional Stages of Unemployment” published by ThreeLittleSparrows on 10/28/15 [link temporarily broken]
- “Sourdough Bread from Scratch: How to Bake Your First Loaf” published by The Sparrows Blog on 11/30/15.
- “Handling Mistakes During the Holidays” published by Pathfinder Magazine on 12/1/15.
- “Self-Care for Grammar Snobs” published by The Grammar Snob
- “Check Yourself: Editing Apps Ranked Worst to Best” published by The Grammar Snob
- “Wicked Bad: 11 New England Grammar Fails” published by The Grammar Snob
- What is Personal Finance? The Basics.
- Stressed Out? Here’s How to Manage!
- Your Computer Chair is Killing You
- What is Pair Programming?
- How to Format Your Resume
- A Checklist for Your Freelance Portfolio
- How to Find Clients for Your Freelance Business
- Top Courses for a Graphic Designer
- Best Office Pranks
- Indie Game: The Movie (A Review)
- A Beginners Guide to Independent Game Marketplaces
- What Type of Developer are You? (Quiz)
- Can Programming Improve the Health of Your Brain?
- Learning to Program is too Expensive (and other lies)
- Help! Where Do I Start?
- Music Array: Alison’s Instrumental Playlist
- Commercial: Intro to Web Development
- Commercial: Learn to Program Today
- “Dev” Web series: Wrote and hosted 22 episodes from October 2014 to March 2015. (Click here to view all.)
- Brown Girl Dreaming – Example Press Release (Download)
- Run Lola Run: Lola Runs to Taco Hut (2002) – parody of Run Lola Run
- Mooseyface (2012) – parody of “SuperBass” by Nicki Minaj
- Send in the Plows (2014) – parody of “Send in the Clowns” by Stephen Sondheim
- “I Woke Up During a Colonoscopy,” published by xoJane.com on 4/1/15.
- “I Have PTSD, and It’s Not a Joke,” published by xoJane.com on 11/20/14.
- “What No One Told Me About Taking a Fertility Test,” published by HelloGiggles.com on 8/31/14.
- Ladybird Adrift is currently seeking representation.
- Aggie Bea and the Great Boring is currently being written.
- The Perfect Shot published in 2007 by Boink Magazine.
- Excerpts from The Perfect Shot published by Pulp City.
- Papa’s Little Helper published in 2012 by Eunoia Review.
- Karl vs. Routine published in 2014 by The Earthbound Review.
- Untitled published by Pulp City.
- P.S. published by Freshwater Poetry Journal in 2010.
- Less Than Three But No More Than Two published by Big Pulp in 2012.
- With Child, Ode to a Chicken Breast, and The Suitcase, published by Meat for Tea: The Valley Review in 2014.
Edited by Alison:
- Game Development with Python
- Python for Beginners
- Swift Fundamentals
- SQL Database for Beginners
- 10 Apps in 10 Weeks
- Programming for Absolute Beginners
- HTML & CSS for Beginners
- PHP and MySQL for Beginners
- Creating an MP3 Player with HTML5
- CSS Development (with CSS3!)
- Mobile App Development with HTML5
- West By Sea: A Treasure Hunt that Spans the Globe by Michelle and Edward Beale
- A Hiding Place From the Wind by Dorinda K.D. Lundin
- P.S. was selected by poet Robert Cording to win Honorable Mention for the Freshwater Poetry Festival in 2010.